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View of the Basilica of St. Paul's Outside the Walls, adjacent to the Aventine Hill and the Tiber River

La veduta della Basilica di S. Paolo fuori delle Mura ed adiacenze dal Monte Aventino, e dal Fiume Tevere

1771
Giuseppe Vasi (Italian, 1710–1782)


Dimensions

Overall platemark: 101.7 x 69.7 cm (40 1/16 x 27 7/16 in.) Overall (three joined sheets): 120 x 87 cm (47 1/4 x 34 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

35.1985

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving, on three joined sheets of wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Later impression from the Regia Calcografia Roma. From a set of four views of Rome.

Provenance

Larz Anderson, Brookline, MA; his gift to MFA, December 5, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift